Three brothers die while retrieving ATM card from tunnel in Odisha
Paralakhemundi: Saturday turned out to be fateful for a family in Mohana of Gajapati district after three young brothers died of asphyxiation inside a tunnel of their house today.
The deceased have been identified as Bikram Majhi, Sanjib Majhi and Jitu Majhi aged between 24 and 30 years. They were residents of Birikote village under Adaba police limits.
As per sources , one of the brothers first went inside the tunnel of their house to bring a ATM card that had accidentally fallen into it. When he did not come out till late, his elder and younger brothers, being suspicious, went into it. Unfortunately, all of them fell sick due to asphyxiation .
Later, the trio aged 24,27 and 30 years was rescued and rushed to a nearby hospital, where doctors declared them dead. However, police reached the spot and initiated an inquiry in this connection.